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Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-09-2022, 03:32 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 50,889
Posted By Ultramaroon
Surface prep surface prep surface prep.... ...

Surface prep
surface prep
surface prep....

There is no substitute for the factory-prepped virgin mating surfaces before filling with oil. If being re-sealed, great care must be taken, not only...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 08-09-2022, 03:15 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 50,889
Posted By Tcoat
THIS^ As bad a job as the robot has done the...

THIS^
As bad a job as the robot has done the techs have a proven track record of doing it even worse!
Scope it if possible but leave it alone otherwise.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-30-2022, 05:09 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,287
Posted By Decep
ehh compared to a stock FA20 the ND engines are...

ehh compared to a stock FA20 the ND engines are great
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-26-2022, 05:20 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,287
Posted By Deslock
Perspective from a Miata driver

I drive an ND2 but am a huge fan of the BRZ/GR86 (used to own a 1st gen (https://www.ft86club.com/forums/showthread.php?p=2768992), and was thrilled...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-25-2022, 03:46 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,287
Posted By foshjowler
The Miata has never had a great engine (except...

The Miata has never had a great engine (except for the original 1.6 obviously lol) so it's not like what it's powered by really matters. As long as it's small, light, and has a similar suspension...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-25-2022, 02:22 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,287
Posted By Decep
It kinda has to, no? Mazda will go out of...

It kinda has to, no? Mazda will go out of business if they don't start electrifying their lineup.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-23-2022, 05:48 PM
Replies: 559
Views: 69,493
Posted By otter
Wanted a lightweight single-exit axleback that I...

Wanted a lightweight single-exit axleback that I could quickly swap for to on major event weekends (SCCA autox) for the minor weight savings while running the stock muffler for the vast majority of...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-21-2022, 07:47 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,287
Posted By DarkSunrise
Mazda says they left the body roll for more fun...

Mazda says they left the body roll for more fun at slower speeds, maybe they should add a torque dip for the top end drama ;) Torque dip vtec, yo!
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-21-2022, 02:58 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,287
Posted By DarkSunrise
Love the Miata, just love the 86 a bit more :) ...

Love the Miata, just love the 86 a bit more :)

Itís a little sad that Mazda sought to address the body roll problem with the 2022 models but apparently didnít do a great job. They should stop...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-20-2022, 12:02 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 50,889
Posted By JusTheG
I want to assure that most warranty claims will...

I want to assure that most warranty claims will need to be covered by Dealerships to submit to OEM's with sufficient documentation to prove maintenance intervals. Question is if you put liability on...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-20-2022, 10:42 AM
Replies: 652
Views: 50,889
Posted By toeout
I did not track it, but did autocross it...

I did not track it, but did autocross it regularly. It saw a lot of rev limit time, but that should 100% be in the engine use parameters.

In a stock engine with stock tune, the owners only...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-19-2022, 08:52 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 50,889
Posted By toeout
Timely thread. My GR86 is at the dealer waiting...

Timely thread. My GR86 is at the dealer waiting on a short block. Blew up at 5500 miles.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-19-2022, 07:48 PM
Replies: 652
Views: 50,889
Posted By Tcoat
I am going to tell a little story here. Back...

I am going to tell a little story here.
Back 2014 and 15 (long before the spring recall debacle) there were a number of mysterious engine failures due to oil starvation. I went back through older...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-15-2022, 02:58 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 10,183
Posted By joemysterio
It's supposed to be 89dB according to HKS but...

It's supposed to be 89dB according to HKS but from my unofficial test I got about 98dB at about 5.5k rpm. it's in the exhaust thread.
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-14-2022, 10:42 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,460
The swaybars themselves? The 2022 GR86 uses...

The swaybars themselves?

The 2022 GR86 uses the 2017-2020 set up, 18mm front and 15mm rear.
The 2022 BRZ uses a new 18.3mm hollow front bar and a 14mm rear.

The equations for figuring out...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-13-2022, 02:11 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,460
Posted By DarkSunrise
Yeah it almost seems like he got the two mixed...

Yeah it almost seems like he got the two mixed up. I donít see how the sway bar thatís attached directly to the chassis/body could be slower or more compliant than the one thatís mounted to the...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-13-2022, 01:40 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,460
Posted By ZDan
I dunno, if Toyota bar is braced to the subframe,...

I dunno, if Toyota bar is braced to the subframe, which is attached to the mainframe with bushings, that adds compliance, the bar is less firmly grounded to the chassis.

I have to say, from what...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-12-2022, 12:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,664
Posted By ZDan
Camber up to -2.5 degrees or more doesn't impact...

Camber up to -2.5 degrees or more doesn't impact tire life nearly as much as you might think, as long as toe is kept reasonably low. FWIW I'm running -3.5 front -2.7 rear on my daily for street and...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-11-2022, 01:51 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 17,294
Posted By fminicooper
49 here. FRS 2016 Hot Lava with some track...

49 here.
FRS 2016 Hot Lava with some track mods. 10K on track last 4 years.

Also I debuted in ROTAX Karting last weekend...super hard on body.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-07-2022, 08:26 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,547
Posted By Dirty Harry
Yeah there was a recall on power steering for Ď13...

Yeah there was a recall on power steering for Ď13 to Ď15 model years. Iíve had mine done.

ďWhat are the defects?

The poor electrical connection may cause the vehicle to lose power assistance...
Forum: GR86 General Topics (2nd Gen 2022+ Toyota 86) 07-06-2022, 02:51 PM
Replies: 196
Views: 17,294
Posted By OkieSnuffBox
Turned 40 this year. I previously had a '15 BRZ I...

Turned 40 this year. I previously had a '15 BRZ I purchased new at the end of '14. Just waiting for my '23 to get here, they said next month, but I don't think it will get here by then. I've had the...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-04-2022, 09:55 AM
Replies: 523
Views: 104,584
Posted By Courterman08
Finally went out and took some actual photos of...

Finally went out and took some actual photos of the car. I'll post more as I keep editing.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-01-2022, 06:30 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,547
Posted By ACT86
Steering? 2nd gen BRZ GR86 vs. 1st gen?

Iíve read about the issues with the early Evoraís. Mines a 2010 NA and I have a couple of mates with them and there donít seem to be any issues popping up (other than airbag cover which still affects...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-01-2022, 03:23 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,547
Posted By rennlistuser3
Mine is 17 too. It only cut out on me once. I was...

Mine is 17 too. It only cut out on me once. I was doing donuts in snow. I think I did like 5 power oversteer donuts in the snow in a row and then the power steering shut off.


I've owned the car...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-01-2022, 02:43 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,547
Posted By Haust
Seriously! I've only had my BRZ a week and I've...

Seriously! I've only had my BRZ a week and I've almost had trucks merge on top of me twice. Time for a big orange dune flag.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-01-2022, 02:35 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,547
Posted By rennlistuser3
OK.... I gotta ask... is that literally you in...

OK.... I gotta ask... is that literally you in that smashed Elise! :confused0068:


If it's you, you look like you just saw Sauron and you're glad you came back! :eyebulge:
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-01-2022, 02:30 PM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,547
Posted By rennlistuser3
It's limitation with what you can convey using...

It's limitation with what you can convey using technology. Even now with smiles and emojis and decades of experience in forums, it's still puzzling to understand where the other person is coming...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-01-2022, 11:49 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,547
Posted By NoHaveMSG
Just imagine yourself sitting across the person...

Just imagine yourself sitting across the person sharing a couple beers and it changes the tone. Text always comes across so harsh compared to spoken word.
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-01-2022, 06:08 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,547
Posted By ACT86
May as well throw in my 2c also as Iím a bit of a...

May as well throw in my 2c also as Iím a bit of a Lotus nut. The steering in the Evora is pretty fantastic, definitely the best setup Iíve had with power steering by far. I owned a couple of Elises...
Forum: BRZ Second-Gen (2022+) -- General Topics 07-01-2022, 04:13 AM
Replies: 86
Views: 5,547
Posted By Dirty Harry
Love the setup, similar colour and wheel setup as...

Love the setup, similar colour and wheel setup as my Ď13. What are the wheels and what are you lowered on?
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